Police nab Abramov in Haifa, leader of cult was hiding away

By JPOST.COM STAFF
May 27, 2010 07:50




Police Central District detectives located and arrested Shay Abramov, the guru of the so-called “Ithaca” cult, which was followed by the teacher who was recently arrested for abusing her children and starving them. Abramov was hiding away in an apartment in Haifa.

Police are aware of dozens of children who were the victims of the system of discipline taught by Abramov The majority of parents involved are educators, the police are rounding up additional suspects.


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